Parks Canada
Parks Canada
yesterday at 23:45. Facebook
Want to learn how to capture professional landscape pictures? Join Minister Catherine McKenna and a Canadian Geographic photographer as we will be doing a special Facebook Live tutorial tomorrow Friday June 23 at 1 p.m. EST!
Want to learn how to capture professional landscape pictures Join Minister Catherine
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
yesterday at 16:05. Facebook
It’s that time of year we’ve all been waiting for… camping season is underway!

There’s no better way to start the season than to join in on this week’s #ParksChallenge! We want to see your BEST camping setup - whether it’s a cabin in the woods, a tent in your backyard, or a full backcountry setup, share a picture and show us your ❤ for camping!

Photo taken at Nááts'ihch'oh National Park...
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It’s that time of year we’ve all been waiting for… camping season is underway
Scott Ferrede
Kelly O'Toole
Nick Crowther
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
yesterday at 12:15. Facebook
On this day in 1813, Laura Secord completed her remarkable 32 km journey, in which she warned the British troops of the Americans' intentions to attack their forces. This feat made her a renowned hero of the War of 1812, and an iconic Canadian historic figure who continues to inspire today!
On this day in 1813 Laura Secord completed her remarkable 32 km
Jon Bateman
Heather Butler
Jacqueline McKay McKerell
Love selfies? You’ll adore our new app! Awesome GPS-triggered check-in features unlock filters and funky photo frames. Where will you go this summer?
Love selfies Youll adore our new app Awesome GPStriggered checkin features unlock
Dave Markel
Francis Pillman
Mark E Shoe
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/21/2017 at 18:16. Facebook
Happy #NationalAboriginalDay! We’re proud to collaborate with over 300 #FirstNations, #Inuit and #Métis communities.
Andrew Stephenson
Doris Rank
John Hambleton
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/21/2017 at 15:10. Facebook
Take a deep breath and clear your mind... it's the International Day of Yoga! ☮ What's your favourite national park to do yoga in?

For the most serene experience possible, get up with the sun! If that's not your thing, crowds are sure to be less dense at twilight, too!

Photo taken in Prince Edward Island National Park.
Take a deep breath and clear your mind its the International Day
Jason Broersma
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/21/2017 at 11:45. Facebook
It’s finally arrived – it’s the first day of summer! ☀ #SummerSolstice

Visiting one of our 46 national parks is a great way to make this summer a great one. Whether it’s kayaking, hiking, or just taking in some great views – our national parks are the place to be! What park are you most looking forward to visiting this summer? See more on planning your perfect summer trip here: [ Ow.ly Link...
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It’s finally arrived – it’s the first day of summer ☀ SummerSolstice
Karen Cook
Serena Leggo-Hall
Vishal Teck
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/20/2017 at 20:03. Facebook
On this day in 1872, Library and Archives Canada was founded! To celebrate, here’s a look at some of our favourite throwback pictures from the archives.
On this day in 1872 Library and Archives Canada was founded To
Jan Paniccia Frenette
Pam Carson Sheff
Vicki Kilpatrick
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/20/2017 at 11:35. Facebook
On the west side of Newfoundland's Great Northern Peninsula, you’ll find the crossroads of 6000 years of human history at Port au Choix National Historic Site. Discover one of North America’s most fascinating archaeological finds amid a rugged coastline of unique limestone barrens, forests and bays. Visit ancient burial sites, settlements and view original artifacts, from slate spears to...
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On the west side of Newfoundlands Great Northern Peninsula youll find the
Jan Paniccia Frenette
Doris Rank
Philip Jude Fernandez
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/20/2017 at 00:45. Facebook
T-2 days before #NationalAboriginalDay, and we’re celebrating all across the country!

Find out what’s happening near you: [ Ow.ly Link ]
T2 days before NationalAboriginalDay and we’re celebrating all across the country
Joy Lachat
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/19/2017 at 21:26. Facebook
Hey history buffs! Do you know who Sir Alexander Mackenzie is? And how about the site of the former Lamaque Mine and Bourlamaque Mining Village?

We are happy to commemorate them both with #HSMBC (Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada) plaques. Learn more in the photo captions.
Hey history buffs Do you know who Sir Alexander Mackenzie is And
Ruth Johnson
Preston Hunter
Cynthia Willingham Vance
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/19/2017 at 12:15. Facebook
Try something new this week and #GetOutside with a midweek visit to one of our 46 national parks! With lighter crowds, it’s a great time to visit, and is the perfect way to inspire your week! #MotivationMonday

See more on planning here: [ Ow.ly Link ]

Photo taken at Grasslands National Park
Try something new this week and GetOutside with a midweek visit to
Emilia Magdolna Ligeti
Danforth Guy
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/19/2017 at 02:00. Facebook
It’s #GoFishingDay! Just a reminder to all you fisherman out there to check out the fishing rules and regulations of each site you plan on visiting this summer. Planning ahead will make for your best trip and catch!

Photo taken at Lake Superior National Marine Conservation Area
Its GoFishingDay Just a reminder to all you fisherman out there to
David Pratt
Lynn Woodcroft
Robyn Kurtz
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/18/2017 at 21:55. Facebook
Happy International Picnic Day! Why not soak up the sun AND some history by having a picnic at a national historic site? With so many to choose from coast to coast to coast, you’re sure to find relaxation and fun at one of these hidden gems. #NHS100

Photo taken at Grand-Pré National Historic Site.
Happy International Picnic Day Why not soak up the sun AND some
Jayne Grisnich
Tami van Liere
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/18/2017 at 11:45. Facebook
Spend your #fathersday this year the right way – plan a visit to one of our hidden gems and discover something new! A visit to our sites is an easy way to get in some quality time with your dad. See more on our hidden gems here: [ Ow.ly Link ]

taken at Parc national de la Pointe-Pelée
Spend your fathersday this year the right way plan a visit to
Kathleen Cullen
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/17/2017 at 23:45. Facebook
We're loving all of your campfire cooking #ParksChallenge photos! Are you new to camping, and don't know where to start? We'd love to have you at one of our #LearnToCamp events! Events feature workshops on camping related skills like how to set up a tent or cook in the outdoors. Join us! [ Ow.ly Link ] MEC

Photo taken at Prince Edward Island National Park.
Were loving all of your campfire cooking ParksChallenge photos Are you new
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/17/2017 at 16:15. Facebook
Don't miss your chance to see connect with nature through unforgettable art with #LandMarks2017! This series of contemporary art projects will be displayed until June 25 at many of our locations across the country. Offering a unique perspective into the rich significance of Canada’s national parks and historic Sites, and led by the amazing creativity of renowned curators, it's a new way to...
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Dont miss your chance to see connect with nature through unforgettable art

LandMarks 2017 Home - Landmarks 2017

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Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/17/2017 at 13:05. Facebook
Enjoy yourself on National Apple Strudel Day with the views of the apple orchards at Bellevue House National Historic Site ! Planning a tour is a great way to experience this site, and further explore the grounds, as well as the historic house and visitor centre. See more here: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Enjoy yourself on National Apple Strudel Day with the views of the
Rosemary Kohr
Lorraine Wager
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/17/2017 at 00:15. Facebook
Don’t settle for the same old campfire meals every summer! For this week’s #ParksChallenge, we’re asking you to send us your photos of your best, fanciest, or favourite campfire meal! A great way to earn some bragging rights AND find inspiration for your next campfire cookout! Not sure where to start? Head over to our website for 5 easy campfire recipes to get started!

Just remember that one...
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Dont settle for the same old campfire meals every summer For this
Peter VanDerKley
Amber Lee
Brandy Curtis
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
06/16/2017 at 16:15. Facebook
Can you believe that Prince Edward Island National Park is in its 80th season? Where gentle surf strokes sandy beaches alongside red cliffs and wind-sculpted dunes - Prince Edward Island National Park is a giant playground for kids of all ages!

To celebrate #Canada150, we're featuring ALL of our 200+ places across our social media accounts. Stay tuned!
Can you believe that Prince Edward Island National Park is in its
Nadine Gates
Jeff N Kate Gill
Robin Smith